CARRIE ROBERTSON MEYER
Photographer
Corpus Christi Texas
thirdcoastphoto@gmail.com
361.442.0628

CURRENT WORK:
        OWNER, OPERATOR
               Third Coast Photo - photographer, owner

        FREELANCE WRITER/PHOTOGRAPHER
               Texas Journeys magazine

        WEBMASTER
               Hawaii Wildlife Fund

PAST WORK EXPERIENCE:

        ELECTRONIC NEWSLETTER EDITOR
               2003-2012 -  Gulf of Mexico Foundation, webmaster & newsletter editor, writer, photographer
               2006-2012 - Harte Research Institute, designed and produced electronic newsletter

        PUBLIC RELATIONS
               1998 -Maui Ocean Center, Maui, Hawaii
               Produced press releases & photography aimed at local media during three-month temporary position

        REPORTER, EDITOR, PHOTOGRAPHER
               1990-1992 - Hood River News (541/386-1234; 419 State, Hood River, OR 97031)

        PRODUCTION EDITOR
               1988-1990 - Gorge Current, Hood River, Oregon, publisher Mike Worrall
               1990-1992 - Cascade Exposure, Bingen, Wash, co-publisher Jay Carroll

        NEWSPAPER STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER
               1987-1988 Morning News Tribune (206/597-8668; 1950 S. State, Tacoma, WA 98411)
               1985-1987 Corvallis Gazette Times (503/753-2641; 600 SW Jefferson, Corvallis, OR 97330)
               1984-1985 The Oregonian - photo intern (503/221-8075; 1320 SW Broadway, Portland, OR 97201)

VOLUNTEER WORK
          
2013 - Watershore Beach Advisory Committee member, City of Corpus Christi
           2010-2013 - North Beach Task Force member
           2008-2013 - North Beach Community Association, president
           2009-2010 - Parks & Recreation Advisory Committee, City of Corpus Christi
           2002-2003 - Texas State Aquarium, scuba dive in tanks
           2002 - Flower Garden Banks NMS, research assistant
           2002 - Padre Island National Seashore, Turtle Patrol

EDUCATION:
           Fall 2003 - Graphics Design class, Del Mar Community College -
Graphics Design Certificate.
                  (36-hour course - HTML, web graphics, text hyperlinks, FrontPage, Paint Shop Pro)
           Spring 2002 - Web Page Development class, Del Mar Community College -
Web Class Certificate.
                  (72-hour course - HTML, web graphics, text hyperlinks, FrontPage, Paint Shop Pro)
           1999 - HTML & basic web design class, Maui Community College, Hawaii
           1996-2000 - College-level Spanish courses, Maui Community College, Hawaii
           1980-1984 - University of Texas at Austin, Bachelor's in Photojournalism
           1979-1980 - ICYE Exchange Student in Uster, Switzerland; studied German, traveled Europe

LANGUAGES:
           Fluent in English and Spanish; know some German

REFERENCES:
           Monica McLeod - Business owner, graphic artist (www.mcleodcreative.com)
           Hannah Bernard - President of Hawaii Wildlife Fund (www.wildhawaii.org)